Papaver orientale 'Turkenlouis'

Oriental Poppy

USDA Hardiness Zone 3-7

Fringed, fire-red ruffled petals on this bloom make a dramatic impact on the late spring garden. Strong stems hold the big blooms.

Height

28-34 in

Spread

18-22 in

Color

Red

Bloom Time

May-June

When to Divide

after flowering, while dormant

Good Companions

Golden Hakone (Hakonechloa macra), Siberian Iris (Iris sibirica), Shasta Daisy (Leucanthemum superbum), English Lavender/Lavandula a. (Perennial) (Lavender ), Maiden Grass (Miscanthus sinensis), Snowdrop Anemone (Anemone sylvestris), Primrose (Primula vulgaris Belarina®)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes & Uses
Cut Flowers
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
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